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Employment advice and guidance

Employment service

It can be challenging to juggle work alongside looking after someone. We’re on hand to offer practical advice and explain your workplace rights, at any stage of your career and whilst you are seeking a new role.

The Employment Officer was incredibly helpful and brilliant. They listen and push you gently in the right direction. They are encouraging and supportive.

How we can help

Our Employment Officer can support you in various ways, whether you are in employment or seeking a new career.

  • Understand your workplace rights
  • Access one-to-one employment advice including interview preparation
  • Discover your career goals, and gain confidence to achieve them
  • Support to write a successful CV
  • Training course guidance

Who can access our employment service?

Our free employment service is open to anyone over 18 years old, that is currently looking after someone, or has previously cared for someone.

Access employment advice

To book a session with our Employment Officer, Clive contact our Freephone Support Line on 0800 0388 885 or at We're available from 9am - 1pm, every weekday.

Frequently asked questions

Here's some answers to common questions about our employment service.

Your first session can take up to an hour so we can understand how best to support you. After this we will tailor the following sessions to suit your needs. 

You will be given the space to talk through anything that is concerning you. We will support you by providing you with useful advice, guidance and information.

We understand it can be difficult to find the time when you are juggling work and a caring role. We will do our very best to be flexible and try to offer you a session that suits you.

Need to talk? Call our Freephone Support Line on 0800 0388 885 (Mon-Fri, 9am – 1pm)